Sports Massage

Simon Carley-Smith

Simon is a professionally qualified Level 4 Sports Massage Practitioner (UCAPD) and a student member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.  He has experience working with a huge variety of clients, from individuals with chronic back and neck issues to professional sports people and athletes preparing for the 2012 Olympic Games.  Simon has also worked with Cardiff City Football Club and supported the Australian Paralympic Team in the UK in the lead up to the 2012 Paralympics. With a background in international level sport and as a student Physiotherapist, Simon has a deep, technical interest in injury prevention and recovery.  He believes that the key to lifelong enjoyment of activity is postural maintenance and biomechanically efficient movement, through the use of soft tissue therapy, pilates and rehabilitative exercise.

When not working Simon is an avid climber and ski-mountaineer and is currently delving into the world of adventure racing.

Wendy Spencer

Wendy is a Sports Massage Practitioner with extensive experience in Sport, Exercise and Health. She also works as a supervisor and personal trainer at the University's Health and Fitness Gym and has a great understanding of client needs.

Elly Nashat

Elly is a professional Level 5 Sports and Remedial Massage Therapist (ISRM) with 4 years experience working as a practitioner in Bristol. She has an interest in postural imbalances and movement pattern dysfunction, and works remedially to try and understand the cause of injury/pain to prevent re-occurence. Elly is an experienced and approachable therapist with a good knowledge of sports injuries. She works with a wide range of clients from Iron Man contenders and triathletes to office workers with chronic posture or activity related pain. When not working Elly enjoys cycling, swimming, climbing and snowboarding.